APA Formatting and Style Guide (Purdue University Online Writing Laboratory)
Based on the 6th edition of the APA Manual [Dana Reference Desk BF76.7.P83 2010].
APA Citation Style, 6th edition (Gisela Butera, George Washington University)
This library guide is especially useful for the page about government documents, a subject upon which APA says far too little.
Citing Court Decisions in APA Style (APA Style Kitty, posted by Chelsea Lee, October 03, 2013)
From the APA blog. Some details in APA Publication Manual, 6th ed., page 218. Bluebook abbreviations at https://lawlibguides.valpo.edu/bluebook
Referencing@Portsmouth (University of Portsmouth, UK)
Interprets a wide variety of APA style questions that are otherwise hard to find. Includes, for example, suggestions for unpublished internal documents.
The Learning APA guide from Rutgers New Brunswick will also help you with APA style.
Hinton, A. L. (1999). Biocultural approaches to the emotions. Cambridge, U.K; New York: Cambridge University Press.
Scholarly Article from an Online Database (with and without doi)
Yarcheski, A., Mahon, N., Yarcheski, T., Hanks, M., & Cannella, B. (2009). A meta-analytic study of predictors of maternal-fetal attachment. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 46(5), 708-715. doi:10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2008.10.013
Yarcheski, A., Mahon, N., Yarcheski, T., Hanks, M., & Cannella, B. (2009). A meta-analytic study of predictors of maternal-fetal attachment. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 46(5), 708-715. Retrieved from http://www.sciencedirect.com.
Article from a Scholarly Journal (Print)
Watson, J. D., & Crick, F. H. (1953). A structure for deoxyribose nucleic acid. Nature, 171, 737-738.
Article from a Newspaper (Online Database)
Tax incentives reform: Still not the answer to N.J.’s fiscal crisis. (2019, January 29). Star-Ledger, The (Newark, NJ), p. 014. Retrieved from NewsBank: https://infoweb.newsbank.com/
Non-Periodical Web Document, Web Page, or Report
Paiz, J., Angeli, E., Wagner, J., Lawrick, E., Moore, K., Anderson, M.,…Keck, R. (2010, May 5). General format. Retrieved from. , from http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/
Here are some templates to help you prepare papers with Microsoft Word in APA format.
If you are using Office 365 online, you can use official Microsoft templates:
Here is a YouTube video from Colin Murphy, Ed.D., to help you set up an APA paper in Word 2016:
Instructions from Everglades University on making a Word 2010 template can be found at: https://eulibraries.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/apa_word_2010_template_instructions.docx
Here is a homemade template for Word 2010. Please use with caution, although we did our best to avoid errors:
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